Category Archives: St. Joseph

To All, Who Would Holily Live

According to Fr. Caswall, this comes from the Responsory of St. Joseph. An indulgence was attached to its recitation by His Holiness, Pope Pius VII in 1804. Refrain: To all, who would holily live, To all, who would happily die, … Continue reading

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Quicunque Sanus Vivere

According to Fr. Caswall, this comes from the Responsory of St. Joseph. An indulgence was attached to its recitation by His Holiness, Pope Pius VII in 1804. Refrain: Quicunque sanus vivere, Cursumque vitæ claudere In fine lætus expetit, Opem Iosephi … Continue reading

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Aurora Solis Nuntia

This hymn is used for Lauds for the Feast of St. Joseph the Worker in both Forms. Aurora, solis nuntia Florumque mensi prævia, Fabri sonoram malleo Domum salutat Nazaræ. Salve, caput domesticum, Sub quo supremus Artifex, Sudore salso roridus, Exercet … Continue reading

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Te Pater Ioseph

This hymn is used for Matins/Office of Readings for the Feast of St. Joseph the Worker in both Forms. Te, pater Ioseph, opifex colende, Nazaræ felix latitans in umbra, Vocibus magnis animisque plenis Nocte canemus. Regiam stirpem tenuemque victum Mente … Continue reading

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Iste Quem Læti Colimus

This hymn is used for Lauds on the Solemnity of St. Joseph  in the Extraordinary Form and for Office of Readings of the same Feast in the Ordinary Form. Iste, quem læti colimus fideles, Cuius excelsos canimus triumphos, Hac die Ioseph … Continue reading

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Cælitum Ioseph Decus

This hymn is used for Matins on the Solemnity of St. Joseph  in the Extraordinary Form and for Lauds of the same Feast in the Ordinary Form. Cælitum Ioseph decus, atque nostræ Certa spes vitæ, columenque mundi, Quas tibi læti canimus, … Continue reading

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Te Ioseph Celebrent

This hymn is used for Vespers on the Solemnity of St. Joseph and the Feast of St. Joseph the Worker in both Forms. Te, Ioseph, celebrent agmina cælitum, Te cuncti resonent christiadum chori, Qui clarus mentis, iunctus es inclitæ Casto … Continue reading

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